Sky Platforms

The option of using floating platforms, balloons, or cargo air planes to launch rockets into space and save fuel is often discussed but rarely employed. Today we’ll look at stratostations, rockoons, and other suggested methods for getting into space using these methods.

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Upward Bound: Sky Platforms
Episode 185, Season 5 E19

Written by
Isaac Arthur

Darius Said
Evan Schultheis
Sigmund Kopperud
Olly Epsom

Cover Art:
Jakub Grygier

Graphics by:
Ervin Oprea
Fishy Tree
Jarred Eagley
Jeremy Jozwik
Katie Byrne
Kris Holland (Mafic Studios)
Sam McNamara
Sergio Botero

Produced & Narrated by:
Isaac Arthur

Music Manager:
Luca DeRosa – [email protected]

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Dracovallis, “Wander in Frostland”
Miguel Johnson, “Drifting”
Sergey Cheremisinov, “Phoenix”
Paradox Interactive, “Riding the solar wind”
Marcus Warner, “In Arcadia” <a href="" target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>

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